Tour in Uzbekistan: Tour 1


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Tour in Uzbekistan: Tour 1
Destination:
Uzbekistan
Duration: 5 days
Places to visit: Tashkent - Chimgan - Samarkand - Tashkent

Day 1: Arrival Tashkent
After your flight, driver will meet you with "Orient Mice" signboard at meeting area and transfer you to the city. Upon arrival you will have a guided city tour where you will enjoy the most significant sights of the capital of Uzbekistan. You will explore the main square of the country that was erected as a token of victory in WWII, the Independence Square. Then you will visit local Broadway the street that separates Independence square and Amir Timur square. Night is at the hotel.

Day 2: Tashkent - Chimgan - Tashkent
In course of the tour you will drive to Chimgan Mountains. To see the top of this mountain you will have a chair lift. During the travel you will enjoy the area and have a free time to witness the breathtaking views. On your way back will be break on Charvak lake shore. Here you will have a great opportunity to do some water activities which depends on season. This artificial lake is popular sight not only in tours but for local people too. Many people from all over Uzbekistan visit this place on holidays.  Return to the capital of Uzbekistan for overnight in hotel.

Day 3: Tashkent - Samarkand (Morning train)
The day will start with morning train that leads to Samarkand. In course of the tour you will find Samarkand in the valley of the river Zerafshan. During the tour you will learn that it is the second largest city of Uzbekistan the age of which is similar to one of the cities of Babylon or Rome. Then be prepared to witness the magnificent beauty of prominent sights like Registan square, Shakhi-Zindeh, Mausoleum Guri Emir and Bibi Khanum Mosque. Registan is known as wonderful complex that is made of three fascinating Madrasahs. By being made in 15-17th centuries they are well known due to the breathtaking work of masters. Shakhi-Zindeh is the next sight to travel which was included to the list of UNESCO World Heritage Site. It represents the largest number of mausoleums going back to 11-15th centuries. Bibi Khanum Mosque was erected for favorite Tamerlane's wife, after his success in India. Overnight is in the hotel

Day 4: Samarkand - Tashkent (Evening train)
You will continue to explore the valuable attraction of the city like Ulughbek observatory. During the tour you will learn that Ulughbek was not only great ruler but also scientist. By his order the observatory was built in 15th century. This attraction help him create "Zidji Guragoni" catalog that had description about 1018 celestial bodies in 1437. He was killed by his own son's order.  After it you will have time to explore the Broadway Street where it is possible to see souvenir shops, teahouses, sweets and workshops. In the National bazaar - Siab you can find Uzbek traditional handmade products and local sweets. The tour will show you the handmade carpet factory where over 400 women sew carpets without using traditional techniques. Evening train to Tashkent. Overnight is in a hotel.

Day 5: Tashkent - Departure
After breakfast transfer to the Airport.  

 

Transport:
02 pax - Sedan
04-06 pax - Minivan
08-10 pax - Minibus 

 

Hotels 3*,
Price per person:
02 pax - 660 $
04 pax - 515 $
06 pax - 425 $
08 pax - 430 $
10 pax - 385 $
Single - 70 $

Early check-in - 45 $
Single early check-in - 55 $ 

Hotels 4*,
Price per person:
02 pax - 800 $
04 pax - 650 $
06 pax - 565 $
08 pax - 565 $
10 pax - 525 $
Single - 130 $

Early check-in - 70 $
Single early check-in - 95 $

English speaking local guides in Tashkent, Samarkand - 130 $ per group
English speaking escort guide - 250 $ per group 

All dinners - 50 $
All lunches and dinners - 80 $

Entrance fees - 30 $ (*with escort guide only)

 

Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Tashkent - "Samir" Hotel 3*/ "Ramada" Hotel 4*
Samarkand - "Ideal" Hotel 3*/ "Diyora" Hotel 4*
- Train tickets
- Mineral water during the tour            

Service does not include:
- Visa
- Full board
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide
- Entrances to all museums